Kline Galland Online Information Center*

Heart and Vascular Disease

American Heart Association

Description:

Information and resources for consumers.


Heart and Vascular Diseases Information

Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Description:

Consumer information about cardiovascular health and the prevention and treatment of heart and vascular diseases.


Heart Disease

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Description:

The CDC offers consumer information and updates about the prevention and treatment of heart disease


Heart Disease Caregiver Resources

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Online resources for people who are serving as a family caregiver for a heart or stroke patient.


High Blood Pressure Resources

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Information about hypertension prevention, treatment, and how it relates to a healthy heart and brain.


High Cholesterol: Understanding Your Risks

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Consumer information about controlling cholesterol; includes latest updates and fact sheets.


National Nutrient Database

Source: USDA

Description:

Information to help consumers find hidden salt in foods. A wide variety of foods are listed from "worst to best," or alphabetically. Lists for many other nutrients also included.


Nutrition Center

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Organization committed to promoting cardiovascular health. Website includes many resources for heart and stroke prevention and recovery.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.